Hello all, and welcome to another Goodreads Monday! I have so many books on my TBR and this is the time and place to talk about them all! Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that is hosted by Lauren @ Lauren’s Page Turners and I cannot wait to bring you a book that is waiting to be…… Continue reading Goodreads Monday
Title: Being a Beast (2016) Author: Charles Foster Genres: Non-fiction, Animals, Environment, Nature, Science, Philosophy, Autobiography and Memoir Publisher: Metropolitan Books Release Date: 28th January 2016 Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Reviewed by: David Synopsis “How can we ever be sure that we really know the other? To test the limits of our ability to inhabit lives that are…… Continue reading Book Review: Being a Beast by Charles Foster
Title: The Wasp That Brainwashed the Caterpillar (2016) Author: Matt Simon Genres: Natural History, Biology, Science, Non-fiction, Nature, Comedy and Factual Publisher: Headline Release Date: 25th October 2016 Rating: ★★★★★ Reviewed by: David Synopsis On a barren seafloor, the pearlfish swims into the safety of a sea cucumber’s anus. To find a meal, the female…… Continue reading Book Review: The Wasp That Brainwashed the Caterpillar by Matt Simon
Title: Sad Animal Facts (2016) Author: Brooke Barker Genre: Natural History, Non-fiction, Nature, Facts, Picture Book, Comedy and Cartoon Publisher: Boxtree Release Date: 6th September 2016 Rating: ★★★★☆ Reviewed by: David Synopsis A delightful and quirky compendium of the Animal Kingdom’s more unfortunate truths, with over 150 hand-drawn illustrations. Ever wonder what a mayfly thinks…… Continue reading Book Review: Sad Animal Facts by Brooke Barker
Title: You Will Not Have My Hate (2016) Author: Antoine Leiris Translated By: Sam Taylor Genre: Non-fiction, memoir and Autobiography Publisher: Penguin Press Release Date: 1st October 2016 Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis “On Friday night you stole the life of an exceptional person, the love of my life, the mother of my son, but you will…… Continue reading Book Review: You Will Not Have My Hate by Antoine Leiris
Hey guys, I didn’t do a book haul in September because believe it or not I didn’t actually buy any books. Well, that completely changed in October. I feel as though I went a little overboard with the book buying. But hear me out. It was my 19th birthday at the beginning of October and…… Continue reading Huge October Book Haul
Hi all! Something really exciting happened on Tuesday night. I met the astronaut Mike Massimino! Michael Massimino is an American engineer and former NASA astronaut who is now a professor of mechanical engineering at Columbia University and the senior advisor of space programs at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Massimino is a veteran of two…… Continue reading I Met an Astronaut!